10 things you said about Primley Wood Primary's pet dog

The head of Primley Wood is bringing in his pooch three or four days a week.

Wednesday, 28th April 2021, 4:45 pm
Dougie loves being read to by children at Primley Wood primary school.

Headteacher, Jordan License, brings Dougie the Goldendoodle into school to enjoy lessons and breaktimes with the pupils, and Mr License believes having a school dog can benefit the children massively.

Here are 10 things you said about Dougie:

Colin Harrison - "Now why didn't they have this when we were at school?"

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Ryan Heaton - "We would get in serious trouble every time we coaxed randm dogs into school!"

Susan Gumbs - "Dougie has brought a different kind of happiness to the school."

Denise Teale - "Lovely idea."

Sally McElhatton - "I think it's a brilliant idea having a school dog. Our school in Leeds also has a resident dog, Rufus."

Keeley Walton - "Great idea well done for thinking out of the box."

Marilyn Parker - "Great idea for kids to learn to be kind to each other and animals."

Liz Barnes - "That's fabulous! I would have loved a school dog."

Jennifer Patel - "I didn't realise they had a school dog I think it's a fab idea."

@mishswift - "My kids school 20 years ago had Archie the heads dog. He was a brilliant asset to the school. Every school should have one."

Does your kid's school have a pet dog? Do you think a pup would benefit the pupils?